The Long Lunch: In case you missed it

Long Lunch 08/06/2018

In case you missed it, here are some of our favourite bits from The Long Lunch today, Friday June 8, 2018.

Miss America on bikini ditch

Photo: Reuters

Cara Mund joins Wendyl Nissen on The Long Lunch.

The reigning Miss America offers her take on the 92-year-old pageant’s decision to remove the bikini component from the competition, and the relevance of beauty pageants in the #metoo era.

Men and women working together

Photo: Getty

Kimberly Sumner joins Wendyl Nissen on The Long Lunch.

The leadership coach and founder of She Prosperity is talking about how men and women can work well together in an age where issues around disparity between the sexes and gender diversity in the professional realm are as heightened as they have ever been.

Secret World of Butterflies

Photo: Secret World of Butterflies Allen and Unwen

Courtney Sina Meredith & Giselle Clarkson join Wendyl Nissen in The Long Lunch studio.

The Auckland-based poet (Meredith) and Wellington illustrator (Clarkson) join us to look at the release on their New picture book, Secret World of Butterflies and the coming Auckland Museum exhibition of the same title.

Feature interview with Miranda Harcourt

Photo: Newshub

Miranda Harcourt joins Wendyl Nissen on The Long Lunch for today's feature interview.

She's talking about what she has been up to lately and the sucess her daughter Thomasin McKenzie is enjoying.

Weekend Treats: Max Fuhrer's rhubarb and custard tart

Photo: Max Fuhrer

Max Fuhrer is our Weekend Treats guest this week from Arobake Bakers & Pattisiers in Wellington.

He joins Wendyl Nissen on The Long Lunch talking about what he's been up to and sharing his recipe for rhubarb custard tarts.

Listen to the full interviews above.

The Long Lunch with Wendyl Nissen, 12pm - 3pm on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the rova app on Android and iPhone.